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Tragic Scots dairy farm worker, 21, was killed in quad bike crash while searching for missing cow

A DAIRY farm worker killed in a quad bike crash had been searching for a missing cow, it emerged tonight.

Friends and colleagues paid tribute to Sam Bunting, 21, following the horror accident.

Sam Bunting was killed in a quad bike accident

She was pronounced dead at the scene at Gerranton Farm near Castle Douglas, Dumfriesshire.

A spokesman for site operator JR Heuchan and Son said: “She went to look for a cow that hadn’t returned from the field and never came back.

“A fellow worker found her. It’s a shock.

“She was incredibly ex­perienced and had work­ed on farms for years.”

A co-worker said: “She was such a lovely person.

“We are so sorry that this has happened.”

Pals paid their respects to Sam online.

Michelle Morrison said: “Can’t believe you are gone, thoughts are with your family and friends.

“You will be sorely missed.”

Janet Turnbull wrote: “There is a huge hole in the lives of everyone who knew you that will never be repaired.”

And Kelly Walker said: “Such a lovely lady taken far too young.”

We told how cops were investigating Wednesday’s 11.15am tragedy.

A force spokesman said: “The Health and Safety Executive has been informed and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.”

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